Student Life

The Office of Student Life, along with the Student Advisory Board, sponsors campus-wide events to give you an opportunity to get involved, and most importantly, have fun.

Student Government (SAB)

The Student Advisory Board (SAB) is the governing body that gives students a voice in college governance, campus concerns, and student affairs. The SAB and its Officers operate in conjunction with the Office of Student Life and sponsors campus-wide events throughout the school year.

Student Clubs and Organizations

With more than 20 student clubs and organizations, there are many ways for you to get involved at MTC. Check out what we offer.





Student ID

In support of campus safety and security, all students are required to obtain and carry on their possession a current MTC Student Identification Card. Please be advised that a current MTC Student ID card must be presented upon request, when utilizing MTC facilities and/or on the campus'. A current ID card is one having a sticker, on the back, denoting the current enrollment period. Student ID cards are processed according to the following schedule:

Student ID Card Processing Schedule:

Airport Student Center
Student Commons
Room 126
Wednesdays – 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Thursdays – 1:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Beltline Student Center
Room 121
Wednesdays – 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Thursdays – 1:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.


·         Paid Fee Receipt. Misplaced it? Obtain another copy from the Cashier in Reed Hall (AC) or Beltline Student Center (BC). If you receive financial aid, obtain a statement from the Office of Student Financial Services.

·         Picture ID.

Student ID cards are obtained through the Office of Student Life on the aforementioned days and times. Student ID cards will not be processed when classes are not in session. The initial ID card is free. Each ID for Continuing Education students in programs requiring them are $5.00 per card. Please see your Continuing Education advisor or instructor to confirm if you need a Student ID card. All replacement ID cards for all students are $5.00. Cash payments only.

Lost and Found

If you've lost or found any items, check with the Student Life Office. Items found, as well as those that are reported missing, are located in the Student Life Office on each campus. Lost and found is a courtesy service provided by the Office of Student Life for students, faculty, staff, and visitors. The Office of Student Life assumes no responsibility or liability for lost and found items.

Contact Us

Beltline Campus, Student Center, Room 201, 803.738.7860
Airport Campus, Student Center, Room 126, 803.822.3650

Monday-Wednesday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Thursday 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Fast Fact

MTC is one of the largest sources of transfer students to Columbia College and the University of South Carolina.


What are the steps I need to take to become an MTC student?

Academic students: for step-by-step instructions, please visit Enrollment Steps.

Training students: browse courses and programs and register online.

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* Total tuition and fees (most current data available as of August 2017). Source: U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges rankings and "IPEDS Student Financial Aid Component Overview Public Academic Reporters."

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